Anna Gelpern is a Scott K. Ginsburg Professor of Law and International Finance at Georgetown Law and a nonresident senior fellow at the Peter G. Peterson Institute for International Economics. She has published research on government debt, contracts, and regulation of financial institutions and markets. She has co-authored a law textbook on International Finance, and has contributed to international initiatives on financial reform and government debt. She co-directs the Sovereign Debt Forum, a collaboration among Georgetown Law’s Institute of International Economic Law and academic institutions in the United States and Europe, dedicated to cutting edge research and capacity building in sovereign debt management.
Before coming to Georgetown,
Selected Contributions to Other Publications
Book Chapters & Collected Works
"Who does the U.S. owe $31.4 trillion?," coverage in Marketplace, May 26, 2023, featuring Professor Anna Gelpern.
"What is 14th Amendment and can it resolve US debt ceiling fight?," coverage in Al Jazeera, May 25, 2023, featuring Professor Anna Gelpern.
"How China changed the game for countries in default," coverage in The Financial Times, April 13, 2023, featuring Professor Anna Gelpern.
"Barr says Fed has the tools to deal with crypto risks," coverage in the American Banker, March 9, 2023, featuring Professor Anna Gelpern.